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November 9, 2018

Yup that's right! Most of you all know I'm on a budget. This is why I like to shop thrifty. Not just for clothes but for everything in my life. In addition to thrift shopping, I love going to Aldi's and the Dollar Stores because I can get groceries and house hold items for cheap. Ever since  moved out on my own, I've been...

September 11, 2018

Hey Hey Thrifters! 

Summer is winding down and fall is around the corner! Sept 22nd to be exact. So how are you preparing to #LevelUp your fall fashion attire? Well for the first thing I did was ask myself, "Do I need this?"  and"Where will I wear this?" Once I asked these 2 questions I realized I had way too many clothes....

February 24, 2017

Hey hey Thrifters!

I'm so excited to introduce Patrice J Williams, founder of Looking Fly on a Dime®. You may have seen her on-air style segments for the Today Show, Nate Berkus Show, WE tv or WPIX. I've been following Looking Fly on a Dime® for a while and I'm so honored to interview her for Thrift Out Loud! 


January 15, 2017

Hey hey Thrifters! 

I decided to set a goal for 2017. I declare 2017 as my No Clothes Shopping year. Yes thats right; my budget for the entire year for clothes is $0! So, I know what you're thinking. "Patrice, How can you have a thrift fashion without shopping?" Simple, I will trade and swap  clothes for an entire year. Oh...

January 7, 2017

Hey hey Thrifters! 

HNY! This is my first blog post for 2017! If you saw my post on IG a few days ago you saw my post where I said I was so grateful for YOU. Yes, YOU! My followers are my biggest supporters and  I honestly could not do it without you all. This year I plan to take Thrift Out Loud to the next level. So stay...

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"Patrice has been such a great resource for our clients. Her presentation was well received. Clients were shocked with the quality of outfits she put together for under ten bucks. I look forward to having her back in 2017."

—  Markisha Kennedy , Dress For Success Pittsburgh